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Kaufland to open its first store in Lugoj this week

Retail & FMCG February 20, 2017 17:07 0 comments

German retailer Kaufland opens on February 21 its first store from Lugoj, Timis county, taking its national network to 113 units. The new store has a commercial surface of 2,900 square meters and will be…more »

ORSAY opens its first store in Veranda Mall, reaches 36 units in Romania

Commercial February 10, 2017 17:14 0 comments

Fashion retailer ORSAY has opened on Friday a new store in Bucharest, in Veranda Mall, reaching 36 stores across the country. “We start this year with the opening of the new ORSAY store that targets…more »

Key move. Hochland Romania appoints Erik Hageleit as general director

Retail & FMCG February 06, 2017 16:44 0 comments

Erik Hageleit has been appointed as the new general manager of Hochland Romania, one of the biggest players on the local dairy market, as of January 1. "I am truly honored to join Hochland Romania…more »

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Romanian retail private consumption up by 13.5 pct in 2016

Retail & FMCG February 03, 2017 14:00 0 comments

The retail private consumption went up by 13.5 percent in 2016 compared with 2015, said on Friday the National Institute of Statistics (INS). The growth was due to the increase of sales in non-food products…more »

eMag points to surge of e-commerce demand from mobile devices

Online January 23, 2017 14:09 0 comments

Romanian online retailer eMag, which is controlled by media giant Naspers, said that it saw more traffic coming in from mobile devices last year compared to shoppers that used their desktop computers. In 2016, the…more »

M&A alert. Metro Group sells four Real hypermarkets in Romania

Retail & FMCG January 20, 2017 16:17 0 comments

German Metro Group has sold the four Real hypermarkets that it still owned in Romania, five years after selling 20 Real stores to Auchan. The stores were bought by Cyprus-based Terazone Enterprises Limited, according to…more »

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GfK: Romanian purchasing power up by 12 pct, to 33rd place in European ranking

Retail & FMCG January 18, 2017 12:27 0 comments

According to a Gfk study regarding the purchasing power in 42 European countries, Romania registered a growth of 12 percent compared with 2015 on net purchase power per capita, occupying the 33rd place. The income…more »

Profihairshop invests EUR 850,000 in new store in Baia Mare

Retail & FMCG January 18, 2017 08:37 0 comments

Profihairshop, the retailer specialized in the sale of professional products for hair care, has opened the first store from, 2017, in Baia Mare. The investment for the store was worth EUR 850,000 and will be…more »

AFI Europe Romania leases 5,200 sqm in AFI Cotroceni to Peek&Cloppenburg

Commercial January 17, 2017 16:00 0 comments

AFI Europe has announced the signing of the most recent lease agreement with Peek& Cloppenburg, which will open a new location in AFI Cotroceni shopping mall in Bucharest. The store will be opened this autumn…more »

Lidl upgrades two stores from Bucharest

Retail & FMCG January 16, 2017 13:25 0 comments

Retailer Lidl has announced that it will upgrades two of its stores from Bucharest. They will be closed on January 17 and 18 and will be reopened on January 19. The stores are on no.13,…more »